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8 of the Greatest Commencement Quotes From Business Leaders

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Commencement speeches aren't typically renowned for their riveting content or brevity, but, once in a while, hopeful graduates get a speaker who is not only entertaining but also drops wisdom like a grenade and brings hungover graduates …

Top 10 Commencement Speeches

Read it here<p><b>Words of Wisdom:</b> <i><br>"No one wants to die. Even people who want to go to Heaven don't want to die to get there. And yet death is the</i> …

38 of the Most Inspirational Leadership Quotes

Co-author of Emotional Intelligence 2.0 and President at TalentSmart<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>No one can deny the power of a good quote. They motivate and inspire us to be our best.<p>Here are 38 of my absolute favorites:<p>I alone cannot change the world<p>“I alone cannot …

30 Inspirational Quotes for Entrepreneurs (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In need of inspiration? You've come to the right place.<p>As you weather the ups and downs of running a business, sometimes you'll find yourself in need of a little push. StratX, a marketing development firm, has compiled 30 tidbits of …

Improve Your Sales Team's Performance by Mastering These 5 Fundamentals

This story originally appeared on Salesforce<p>Every sales force is made up of the typical bell curve comprising of A players, B players and C players. Eighty percent of the revenue is generated by the A players (who usually represent around 20 percnet of the sales force). They seem to figure out how …

7 Tips for Making a Success of That Crucial First Meeting With a Prospect

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Obtaining a face-to-face meeting with a prospective buyer is hard to secure, painful to schedule and expensive to attend. And yet, despite the hundreds of millions of dollars being funneled into online presentation tools like WebEx, …

The 8 Fundamentals for a Successful Inbound-Marketing Strategy

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>An entrepreneur’s responsibilities reach far and wide. You wear a number of hats on a day-to-day basis, none more important than marketing. To succeed, you must learn the strategies and practices that work best in 2014.<p>A deep …

5 Things CEOs Don't Ask About Marketing, But Should

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s often difficult to isolate and quantify what marketing is responsible for, so there is an inherent disconnect between result-oriented CEOs and their marketing teams.<p>Oftentimes, this results in a completely hands-off approach, usually …

You Can Manage Certain Sales Metrics, Just Not Revenue (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As an entrepreneur, you measure a lot of things in your business. In fact, you probably obsess over revenue growth, cash flow, customer satisfaction and dozens of other performance metrics that define your company’s success.<p>But when it …

Memo to Entrepreneur: You're Not the Smartest One in the Room

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurship is a conundrum. Deciding to strike out and give an idea a shot is one of the scariest, loneliest things someone can do. But it’s also impossible -- absolutely, positively impossible -- to do it alone. No one finds success …

7 Motivational Quotes Entrepreneurs Need to Live By

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are times when a little motivation goes a long way. As entrepreneurs, it’s easy to get discouraged when things don’t immediately happen.<p>Don’t give up! Anything worth doing is worth the work, so keep in mind these seven motivational …

The 3 Essential Things Needed in a Founders' Agreement

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><b>Q: How do you suggest structuring a founders' agreement?</b> <i><br>-- Shine Reuben</i><p><b>A:</b> When getting a new enterprise off the ground, there is nothing more important than having a clear agreement amongst the founders around a handful of key issues that …

These Plugins Can Boost Traffic to Your Blog

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In his book</i> Ultimate Guide to Optimizing Your Website<i>, SEO and online marketing expert Jon Rognerud shows you how to build a high-performance website and get top ranking on all search engines. In this edited excerpt, the author explains</i> …